Renê Medrado has been with the firm since 1995 and a partner since 2009. Mr Medrado counsels clients on international trade and competition/antitrust matters, and litigates disputes involving such matters. He is widely recognised as a leading lawyer in international trade law and antitrust in Brazil (see Chambers and Partners, Who’s Who Legal, Latin Lawyer, Best Lawyers, Análise Advocacia 500). He was included as a ‘Thought Leader in Trade and Customs’ (2016 and 2018) by Who’s Who Legal.
Mr Medrado has an LLB from the Catholic University of São Paulo (1997), an Executive MBA from Insper (2002), an LLM from Columbia University School of Law (2003, Harlan Fiske Stone award), and a PhD from the University of São Paulo (2011). He is the current Director for International Trade for the IBRAC Institute. He has also acted as a WTO panellist in a dispute in an appointment by the Director General.